GM Commits to 100 Percent Renewable Energy by 2050

2016-09-14

General Motors plans to generate or source all electrical power for its 350 operations in 59 countries with 100 percent renewable energy — such as wind, sun and landfill gas — by 2050.

GM’s Environmental and Social Initiatives Land Company on Dow Jones Sustainability Index

2016-09-09

General Motors was again ranked on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for corporate sustainability leadership in the automotive industry. This is the second year GM has been selected as an index component and the company remains the only automaker on the North American index.

GM Employees Celebrate Volunteerism with 5th Annual teamGM Cares Week

2016-09-06

More than 4,000 General Motors employees will donate their time and talent to more than 200 community service projects across the U.S. during the company’s 5th annual teamGM Cares Week September 12-16.

GM Delivers August Record 293,537 Vehicles in China

2016-09-05

SHANGHAI – General Motors and its joint ventures delivered an August record 293,537 vehicles in China, which was up 18 percent year over year. The Cadillac, Buick, Chevrolet and Baojun brands reached all-time highs for the month.

Chevrolet Retail Share Up in August and 7 Out of 8 Months This Year

2016-09-01

Despite very tight dealer inventories, General Motors (NYSE: GM) sold 212,915 vehicles to individual or “retail” customers in August, down about 5 percent from last year, but in line with the industry’s retail performance for the month.

GM Commits to 100 Percent Renewable Energy by 2050
GM’s Environmental and Social Initiatives Land Company on Dow Jones Sustainability Index
GM Employees Celebrate Volunteerism with 5th Annual teamGM Cares Week
GM Delivers August Record 293,537 Vehicles in China
Chevrolet Retail Share Up in August and 7 Out of 8 Months This Year

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GM Statement on the Department of Transportation/NHTSA Federal Automated Vehicle Policy

2016-09-21

General Motors supports DOT’s and NHTSA’s efforts to speed deployment of autonomous vehicles (AVs) as a technology that has the potential to dramatically improve safety on our roads and highways and expand mobility options. We welcome the effort, will review the guidance and look forward to continuing the constructive dialogue on how to safely deploy AVs as quickly as possible.

GM Commits to 100 Percent Renewable Energy by 2050

2016-09-14

General Motors plans to generate or source all electrical power for its 350 operations in 59 countries with 100 percent renewable energy — such as wind, sun and landfill gas — by 2050.

GM’s Environmental and Social Initiatives Land Company on Dow Jones Sustainability Index

2016-09-09

General Motors was again ranked on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for corporate sustainability leadership in the automotive industry. This is the second year GM has been selected as an index component and the company remains the only automaker on the North American index.

GM Recalling Vehicles for Potential Front Airbag Non-Deployment

2016-09-09

GM is voluntarily recalling approximately 3.64 million 2014-17 model year vehicles in the United States. The sensing and diagnostic module (SDM) in these vehicles, which controls airbag and pretensioners deployment, contains a software defect that may prevent the deployment of frontal airbags and pretensioners in certain rare circumstances when a crash is preceded by a specific event impacting vehicle dynamics.

GM Employees Celebrate Volunteerism with 5th Annual teamGM Cares Week

2016-09-06

More than 4,000 General Motors employees will donate their time and talent to more than 200 community service projects across the U.S. during the company’s 5th annual teamGM Cares Week September 12-16.

GM Delivers August Record 293,537 Vehicles in China

2016-09-05

SHANGHAI – General Motors and its joint ventures delivered an August record 293,537 vehicles in China, which was up 18 percent year over year. The Cadillac, Buick, Chevrolet and Baojun brands reached all-time highs for the month.

Chevrolet Retail Share Up in August and 7 Out of 8 Months This Year

2016-09-01

Despite very tight dealer inventories, General Motors (NYSE: GM) sold 212,915 vehicles to individual or “retail” customers in August, down about 5 percent from last year, but in line with the industry’s retail performance for the month.

October Reveal for Chevrolet Colorado-Based Fuel Cell Vehicle

2016-08-30

General Motors and the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) will reveal a Chevrolet Colorado-based fuel cell electric vehicle in October at the fall meeting of the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) in Washington, D.C.

GM Recycles 2 Million Flint Water Bottles into Fleece

2016-08-24

General Motors is adding 2 million water bottles from Flint, Michigan residents into its Do Your Part water bottle recycling initiative. The company partnered with Schupan Recycling to collect the bottles. The plastic is washed, flaked and turned into fleece to make three products: Chevrolet Equinox V-6 engine covers, insulation for The Empowerment Plan coats for the homeless, and air filters for 10 GM plants.

GM Student Corps Members Learn, Earn and Lead

2016-08-03

When high school students Sadeeque Mohamed and Tiera Wade joined the inaugural GM Student Corps in 2013 as paid interns, they never expected to return to GM and their alma maters to mentor the 2016 Student Corps members.

GM’s Gains One Percentage Point of Retail Share in July, Driving Share to Highest Level Since December 2011

2016-08-02

General Motors (NYSE: GM) sold 236,235 vehicles to individual or “retail” customers in July, up 5 percent year-over-year, driven by across the board increases at Chevrolet, GMC, Buick and Cadillac. GM’s brands collectively had their best July retail sales performance since 2007.

GM Leads Industry in J.D. Power APEAL Study Awards

2016-07-27

Demonstrating its commitment to designing quality vehicles that meet consumer needs, General Motors received six segment-level awards — the most of any automaker — in the 2016 J.D. Power U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) study released today.

2,500 GM Employees Volunteer in Detroit’s Cody Rouge Community

2016-07-26

It’ll be all hands (and arms and legs) on deck when 2,500 General Motors employees return to Detroit’s Cody Rouge community to volunteer the week of Aug. 15. Employees will donate their time and talent to board up vacant homes, clean empty lots, spruce up streets and tackle other neighborhood and school improvements.

Chevy Bolt EV Plant Ranks 8th among Green Power Users

2016-07-25

The General Motors Orion Assembly plant that builds the Chevrolet Bolt EV ranks as the eighth largest user of green power generated onsite in the United States among the Environmental Protection Agency’s Green Power Partnership Partners. Over half of the plant is powered by methane captured from decomposing trash in a nearby landfill.

GM Reports Second-Quarter Net Income of $2.9 Billion, Up 157 Percent

2016-07-21

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced strong second-quarter net income to common stockholders of $2.9 billion, up 157 percent compared to $1.1 billion in the second quarter of 2015. Earnings per share (EPS) diluted was a strong $1.81, compared to $0.67 in the second quarter a year ago.

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GM Reports First-Quarter Net Income of $2.0 Billion

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced first-quarter net income to common stockholders of $2.0 billion or $1.24 per diluted share, compared to $0.9 billion or $0.56 per diluted share a year ago. Earnings per share diluted-adjusted for special items was a first-quarter record at $1.26, up 47 percent compared to the first quarter of 2015.

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